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Free Wifi
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Royal Malewane is an exclusive private safari lodge in the Greater Kruger National Park. The guiding team is one of the most qualified in Africa which means that your Big 5 safari experience will be unsurpassed. Royal Malewane has 6 luxury suites, 2 Royal Suites and Africa House. The...
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Avoca Road, Thornybush Reserve, Limpopo | Limpopo Province, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
21.8 km to Ngala Airfield
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Royal Malawane succeeds in personalising and making cozy what is opulent and extravagant. Excellent gastronomic cuisine, friendly and experienced management, staff and safari/ranger team, beautifully designed and lavish villa interiors.

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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Royal Malewane and stayed in the Royal Suite for eight nights and we love this place so much we are returning in December for another eights nights. The camp and lodge is just over the top gorgeous. Our butler...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

When you arrive, there is no "check in at the reception desk". You are met by the staff and individually greeted and given a brief orientation training. If you stay at hotels then you are familiar with the "our pool is here, our fitness center...More

1  Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful service, stunning lodge with private butler, cook and Helper. Beautiful rooms, living room and bathroom. Super efficient laundry service. Luxury lodge for safari well above singita!! Magical experience! Excellent guide called Darrel and superb tracker Serbyl who would serve you an excellent ranger special...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The RM has created a truly magnificent safari experience... from the intimate game drives into the bush with expert rangers and trackers (Jonathan & Selby) to the incredible staff (Andrew) to the beautifully appointed luxury suites and delicious food to the serenely relaxing spa. It...More

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Royal Malewane is an exclusive private safari lodge in the Greater Kruger National Park. The guiding team is one of the most qualified in Africa which means that your Big 5 safari experience will be unsurpassed. ...More Royal Malewane has 6 luxury suites, 2 Royal Suites and Africa House. The Royal Suites each have 2 bedrooms while Africa House is an exclusive use, 6 bedroom bush villa. As part of The Royal Portfolio, Royal Malewane offers guests the highest levels of luxury, exceptional cuisine and personalised service. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Abu A
April 7, 2017|
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Response from TheRoyalPortfolio | Property representative |
Dear Abu A Royal Malewane is not a hunting lodge - our focus is on conservation of wildlife and protection of endangered species. Kind regards The Royal Portfolio Team
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ScentCurious
April 3, 2017|
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Hi there Night time temperatures in April are around 13 degrees Celsius (55 degrees Fahrenheit). But it can feel a lot cooler when on early morning game drive so we would recommend bringing something warm with you although... More
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November 3, 2016|
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Response from TheRoyalPortfolio | Property representative |
Dear Valeria How exciting! We are looking forward to welcoming you to Royal Malewane! We can see that your agent has arranged the following transport for you: 11 November – you will land at Nelspruit Airport (MQP). From... More
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"If you want a good room, just book a stay. There is no such thing as a bad room here."
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